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Iowa City seeks upgrade of its Bike Friendly Community status September 26, 2017 The League of American Bicyclists is currently reviewing the Iowa City application to renew its "Bike Friendly Community" status. Currently designated as silver, the city is hoping to achieve gold status. Community members are asked to participate in a brief online survey to better understand local bicyclists'... Continue Reading
Published On: September 26, 2017
CAMBUS expands academic weekend service hours August 16, 2017   CAMBUS will expand Academic Weekend service beginning Saturday, August 19. The mix of fixed-route services will now operate between 8:30 a.m. and 1:00 a.m. An Interdorm Route has been added to Weekend Academic service and operates between 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays.... Continue Reading
Published On: August 16, 2017
Iowa DOT honors public transit systems June 7, 2017   Each year the Iowa Department of Transportation recognizes one regional and one urban transit system for improvements in ridership and cost management. The University of Iowa’s transit system CAMBUS won Most Improved Urban Transit System of the Year. The Iowa DOT awarded CAMBUS for conducting a large service expansion while maintaining... Continue Reading
Published On: June 20, 2017
CAMBUS Driver of the Year 2016-2017 June 9, 2017   CAMBUS announces Josh W. as the CAMBUS Driver of the Year 2016 – 2017. The award was received from the Iowa Public Transit Administration. In the nomination CAMBUS supervisors and management stated, “Josh has exceeded all attendance and work place expectations while having no preventable accidents. We thank Josh for setting a high bar for... Continue Reading
Published On: June 09, 2017
Commuter Programs announces new Davenport van pool June 1, 2017 University of Iowa's Parking and Transportation Department announces a new van pool serving Davenport commuters. The "Davenport 5 Mini-Van" work hours are 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m and full-van rate is $115 per month. To join a van pool or to help start a new van pool visit "My Van Pool" to sign up. My Van Pool is located under the... Continue Reading
Published On: June 06, 2017
University of Iowa launches mobile parking app May 15, 2017   University of Iowa and the City of Iowa City rolled out a mobile payment option on May 15, 2017 to allow drivers to pay for parking using smartphones, tablets or any other electronic device. “This is a win-win,” says Jim Sayre, associate director of UI Parking and Transportation. “Not only... Continue Reading
Published On: May 16, 2017
Heavy traffic and CAMBUS delays possible during graduation May 10, 2017 Multiple commencement ceremonies will take place at Hancher Auditorium and Carver-Hawkeye Area Thursday, May 11 through Sunday, May 14, 2017. Detailed information regarding ceremonies can be found on the Office of the Registrar's website... Continue Reading
Published On: May 10, 2017
Hospital Parking Ramp 3 Maintenance: April – July 2017 April 13, 2017   It is our goal to provide safe and clean parking accommodations. Maintenance will be performed in Hospital Parking Ramp 3 beginning Monday, April 17. Maintenance will require a temporary closure of 120 stalls, beginning with the top floor and working down toward first level. Patients... Continue Reading
Published On: April 14, 2017
Earth Month Bike Challenge 2017 April 7, 2017 Cycle Like a Hawk! The Earth Month Bike Challenge 2017 begins Monday, April 10 and concludes Sunday, April 30. By registering and logging your rides weekly, you can win prizes for being a consistent rider, the most encouraging rider, or even submitting a photo for the photo contest. ... Continue Reading
Published On: April 07, 2017
Kinnick Stadium project to impact Hospital Parking Ramp 3 access and traffic on Evashevski Drive March 31, 2017 Beginning Saturday, April 1 construction activities for the Kinnick Stadium north end zone project will begin. This phase of the project is scheduled to run through mid-June, 2017. Detour and directional signs will be posted to guide motorists around impacted areas.   The project... Continue Reading
Published On: March 31, 2017